St. Andrew's-sewanee School

290 Quintard Rd,
Sewanee, TN, 37375-0373
Tel: (931)598-5651
Grades: 6 - 12 | 256 students
Knowledge doesn't sit still.
Why should students? At St. Andrew's-Sewanee School, learning is about the challenge not the test.
It's about discovering the right questions, not just finding the right answers.
At St. Andrew's-Sewanee School, learning is about bringing curiosity to life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1868

Student Body

Total Students 256 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade St. Andrew

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 99 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Qualified students take courses for credit at the University of the South  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 14 / Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $17,000
Tuition Notes Please contact us for Middle School and Upper School boarding tuition and for information about financial aid and merit scholarships.
% on Financial Aid 47%
Average Financial Aid Grant $13,451
Acceptance Rate 83%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Anne Chenoweth
Admissions Associate Linda


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfMountain Biking,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Aerobics, Art Co-op, Athletic Training, Belly Dancing Club, Climbing, Dance, ECO SAS, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Global Outreach, International Club, Kayaking, Math Club, Mountain Lion Club, Music, Outing, Pep Club, Proctors, Recycle Club, SAS Ambassadors, Strength & Conditioning, Theatre, Ultimate Frisbee, Videography, Write Club, Yearbook Aerobics, Art Co-op, Climbing, Dance, ECO SAS, Kayaking, Math Club, Music, Outing, Pep Club, Proctors, Recycle Club, Theatre, Videography, Write Club, Yearbook, Athletic Training,
Belly Dancing Club,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Global Outreach,
International Club,
Mountain Lion Club,
SAS Ambassadors,
Strength & Conditioning,
Ultimate Frisbee,

School Notes:

    • Explore a beautifully wooded and historic 550-acre campus high atop the Cumberland Plateau.
    • Cultivate all your interests with opportunities for active participation in sports, music, literature, science, worship, and an award-winning arts program.
    • Participate in LEADS (Leadership, Environment, Adventure, Discovery & Service) to take full advantage of the outdoor recreation opportunities in the region.
    • Nurture your competitive spirit through friendly "house cup" competitions.
    • Explore non-curricular interests through afternoon programs, clubs, and Winterim.
    • Capitalize on access to the facilities of the nearby University of the South, including the option to take college courses for free and for credit.
    • Enjoy a close-knit, caring and accepting community.
    • Get to know classmates from 15 states and 14 countries.

    Profile last updated: 09/24/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Missionary Academy (19 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School Of The Good Shepherd (11.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Learning Center (19.8 miles away)
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